Why Windows Media Player doesn't open my files

I am running Windows Xp Pack3 of SVC. "When I try to open attachments downloaded widow Windows Media Player pops up informing me:" the selected file has an extension (.pps) or (asx) or (pdf) that is not recognized by Windows Media Player, but the player may still be able to play. "Because the extension is unknown to the player, you should be sure that the file is from a trustworthy source.

All my emails are close friends and relatives, which means that the files are trustworthy.

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Hi j.k.glissmann,

· What is the email client or webmail you are using?

· What is the attachment file extension?

· How do you open the attachment?

· Is it by double-clicking or you choose open with option.

According to the error .pps .pdf are powerpoint file extensions, adobe. And these files are not supported by media player.

Media Player supports: .asf, .avi, .wmv, .mpeg, .mpg, .m1v, .mp2, .wav, .snd, .au, .aif, .aifc, .aiff, .asf, .wm, .wma, .wmv, etc.

With regard to:

Samhrutha G S - Microsoft technical support.

Tags: Windows

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